CAAR Senior Services Directory
Horry-Georgetown Technical College
Main Campus: P. O. Box 261966; Also See #10 below
Conway, SC 29528
Shirley Long Johnson, Assistant Vice President for Public Classes
Organizational mission or general goals:
Horry-Georgetown Technical College is a multi-campus, publicly supported, comprehensive community college withing the South Carolina Technical College System, mandated to provide exceptional learning opportunities and technological training to meet postsecondary educational needs and interests of residents and businesses of Horry and Georgetown Counties.
Primary services provided:
Continuing Education and curriculum classes, Library Services, Barnes and Noble Bookstore.
Primary clientele served:
Ages 18+; all income levels; handicap accessible
Employees and/or volunteers:
Full time 300; Part time 300
Staff members eligible for professional credentialing and credentialed staff members employed:
Over 40% of the faculty have earned the doctorate or terminal degrees in their fields of expertise.
Clients/patients/participants served each year:
Curriculum 5,000+; Continuing Education 10,000+
Organization accredited or certified by an outside agency or association:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Special services or pricing for senior citizens:
Tuition is affordably priced. Financial assistance opportunities exist. Please call for more information.
The Continuing Education Division works closely with senior citizens who not only have occupational skills but are willing to share their expertise with our students. Those interested in teaching or volunteering as well as those who have suggestions for additional classes, please contact Shirley.Johnson@hgtc.edu or (843) 477-2010. Horry Technical Community College has several campuses: the Conway Campus is on Hwy 501, four miles east of Conway; the Grand Strand Campus is at 743 Hemlock Avenue, Myrtle Beach on the former MB Air Force Base; the Georgetown Campus is at 4003 S. Fraser Street, three miles south of Georgetown on Hwy. 17. For information: Curriculum Division, contact Regina Shearin, Coordinator of Student Services, 743 Hemlock Avenue, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577, firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 843-477-2062, fax 843-477-2056; for the Continuing Education Division, contact Shirley Long Johnson, Associate Vice President for Public Classes, 743 Hemlock Ave. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577, Shirley.email@example.com, voice mail 843-477-2010, fax 843-477-0775